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Bulgaria's Kristian Kostov 2nd in Eurovision Song Contest

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Saturday cancelled his planned appearance at the Eurovision Song Contest final in Kiev after a shelling attack in the war-torn east reportedly killed four civilians. Samoylova has already been announced as Russia's Eurovision candidate for 2018. The song attained 758 points, ahead of Bulgaria in second on 615 points and Moldova in third on 374 points, and way up from last year's victor Jamala for Ukraine, which received 534 points. Read More

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Healthy teen dies of heart problems after too much caffeine

Healthy teen dies of heart problems after too much caffeine

Davis Allen Cripe fell unconscious in a classroom at Spring Hill High School on April 26 and later died at Palmetto Health Parkridge Hospital in Columbia , South Carolina , according to WLTX . Like many young people, as well as adults, Cripe wasn't aware that too much caffeine could be unsafe. "I think the hard thing is teaching restraints to adolescents and with peer pressure, and if you've got an energy drink, (they) hear the word "energy" and that's kind of exciting". Read More

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Europol Reports More than 200000 Affected by Cyber Attack

National Security Agency, is the latest example of why the stockpiling of vulnerabilities by governments is such a problem, Microsoft President and Chief Legal Officer Brad Smith said in a blog post . The company said the virus has been localized and "technical work is underway to destroy it and update the antivirus protection". He said the situation was under control. Read More

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Beware: Worldwide Ransomware Attack May Be Far from Over

In response, cyber spies around the world are calling on the skills of bedroom computer prodigies such as the 22-year-old surfer credited with helping to stop Friday's attack. NHS Digital said health trusts across England were sent details of an IT security patch that would have protected them from the attack. "It is important to note that the vast majority of NHS organizations report that they are running contemporary IT systems, which are commissioned depending on local need", the NHS ... Read More

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Deadly tornado near Chetek rated a strong EF2

Deadly tornado near Chetek rated a strong EF2

Bo Mikles, 53, was killed fleeing his home when his vehicle was thrown several-hundred feet by the twister, according to the Elk City Fire Department chaplain, Danny Ringer, reported AP. He estimated the park had almost 50 homes. Devin Feuerhelm told KMSP-TV that his sister, Lenna Samuelson, lives in the Wisconsin trailer park with her two daughters, Ashley and Brenna. Read More

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Nosey neighbors: Top rivals slotted side-by-side at Preakness

Nosey neighbors: Top rivals slotted side-by-side at Preakness

Classic Empire is the +300 second choice (bet $100 to win $300) following a fourth-place finish in the Kentucky Derby. "They could go at it right from the start". "I don't think I would change anything to this point". In the Preakness, Classic Empire should be able to stay much closer to the early lead than he did in the Derby, possibly stalking Always Dreaming through a modest pace. Read More

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Relay for Life of Paulding County event May 20th

Relay for Life of Paulding County event May 20th

Our guy, Principal Chisum, is one scrappy competitor. Despite rainy conditions heading into the weekend, Relay For Life events went on as planned in Lebanon and Cumberland counties. "The relay may just get lost in the shuffle now because people have just sort of been there and done that, so we're hoping if we come with a new event that's not a walk or a run, that will get Nanaimo excited about supporting us again", she said. Read More

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Ranis of Rewari: Haryana girls win fight for school

Ranis of Rewari: Haryana girls win fight for school

Reciting their ordeals, one of the protester said, "We fear harassment and molestation by youths of other villages and hence, we are demanding up gradation of our school up to Class XII". On Wednesday, they ended the hunger strike when the village sarpanch Suresh Chauhan was handed a notification by the district administration. "Private schools have just 20 to 30 students enrolled in Class 11 and 12, how come they fulfil the criteria and our school doesn't", Shewta Devi, mother of a ... Read More

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Sushi Lovers Warned About Parasites

Sushi Lovers Warned About Parasites

Doctors performed blood tests which revealed he had high presence of white blood cells, which is an indication of infection. The Italian study added that medical professionals should be suspected of the case, patients must complain of severe abdominal pain after eating raw fish , pointing out that "no effective drug treatment is capable of killing larvae once eaten". Read More

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Starbucks testing coffee ice cubes in 100 stores

Starbucks testing coffee ice cubes in 100 stores

Monday, Starbucks introduced coffee ice cubes (yes, ice cubes made of coffee) in 100 stores in St. Louis and Baltimore, Starbucks spokesperson Holly Shafer told USA TODAY . Of course, if the test doesn't expand - or you don't live in St. Louis or Baltimore - you could just make coffee ice at home. The coffee ice cubes from Starbucks Corporation are also only going to be available for a limited amount of time . Read More

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Bernie Sanders, John Kasich Say It's Too Early to Talk Trump Impeachment

Bernie Sanders, John Kasich Say It's Too Early to Talk Trump Impeachment

With controversy swirling around the White House, a number of pundits and politicians have started using serious language regarding the future of Donald Trump's presidency. And then I went to the east. "I don't think we're there", Kasich answered. "I wasn't going to go to a party where I was going to go and be in a awful mood, where I couldn't say anything good and where I wasn't going to contradict myself". Read More

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Quiz the leaders: Join the audience for May v Corbyn

Speaking at the launch of the Labour manifesto at Bradford University before campaigning in Huddersfield and Leeds, Mr Corbyn declined to put a figure on how much extra Government borrowing his plans would involve. The suspense around Labour's policies was undermined when a draft version of the manifesto was leaked to the media last week. "While Jeremy Corbyn and Labour retreat into an ideological comfort zone, ducking the hard challenges which lay ahead, I will be straight with ... Read More

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Online abortion service can offer alternative to unsafe methods to end pregnancy

Online abortion service can offer alternative to unsafe methods to end pregnancy

Online telemedicine can offer a safe and effective way to end pregnancies in nations that restrict abortions, where many women to choose unsafe alternative methods. 'Our current laws are irresponsible, cowardly and lazy. She added that the criminalisation of abortion puts women and pregnant people at risk. "It does not compare these women to another group of women who had medical abortions under medical supervision", he said. Read More

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Ernakulam South, Aluva cleanest railway stations in Kerala

Ernakulam South, Aluva cleanest railway stations in Kerala

In the list of top 10 Grade A1 railway stations in Maharashtra, Pune stands at the 9th spot, and in Grade A category, Ahmadnagar and Badnera are ranked 3rd the 6th, respectively. The station notched up a score of 661.5 marks out of 1,000 while Visakhapatnam railway station secured 853.1 marks. Every passenger was asked to rate the cleanliness of stations objectively on 40 different cleanliness parameters presented in a questionnaire. Read More

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GM to stop sales in India, exit South Africa market

GM to stop sales in India, exit South Africa market

Auto companies have been pouring investment into the country, with $16 billion spent on plants and infrastructure over the past decade and a half, according to the Indian government. GM sold just 49,000 vehicles in India and South Africa combined past year. South Africa informed employees and unions of the announcements this morning and will begin the formal consultation process with them immediately. Read More

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3D-printed ovary could make babies

3D-printed ovary could make babies

According to Wired , Teresa Woodruff , a reproductive scientist at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine and co-author of the study, said that they are planning on using ovarian tissues as ink. Woodruff hopes to address some of the challenges-like finding a method of printing that creates the best chances of the egg cells maturing, and a material that will create a durable organ that lasts in humans. Read More

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Magnificent show by Washington Sundar says Smith

Magnificent show by Washington Sundar says Smith

MI face Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) in the opening game of the play-offs. A brilliant spell from Washington Sundar that saw him return figures of 3 for 16 from his four overs and shred the Mumbai Indians chances of a win. Against Mumbai , he could only muster 14 off his first 17 balls. In the 19th over, Mitchell McClenaghan, aiming for a yorker produced a beamer that Tiwary dispatched to the fence. Read More

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Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma leave 2 dead

Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma leave 2 dead

Fire Chaplain Danny Ringer said one person died in the storm. At least one person died when a twister tore through a mobile home part Barron, Wisconsin , local authorities said. Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wisconsin) toured the devastation in Barron County on Wednesday afternoon. It destroyed 50 to 60 trailer homes and injured 25 people, 17 of whom were taken to hospitals. Read More

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Common Lead Test Can Give False Results, FDA Warns

Common Lead Test Can Give False Results, FDA Warns

Because of these inaccuracies, the CDC recommended that healthcare professionals re-test children under 6 years of age as of May 17, 2017 who had a venous blood test result of less than 10 µg/dL using the Magellan testing system. FDA's diagnostic review team first learned of the potentially inaccurate results when reviewing a 510 (k) submission for a new version of the LeadCare system earlier this year, Shuren said. Read More

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PIA crew returns from UK after plane search

PIA crew returns from UK after plane search

However, he confirmed that the PIA plane was thoroughly checked and its crew was held for seven to eight hours, but they (UK authorities) did not convey anything to Pakistan officially. Adviser to the Prime Minister on Aviation Division Sardar Mehtab Ahmed Khan Abbasi has said there is no official intimation about any recovery of narcotics from the PIA plane in London . Read More

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Arctic Council Allies Urge US to Remain Committed to Climate Change Pact

But in opening remarks, he cautioned that the United States is reviewing several important policies, including how the Trump administration will approach the issue of climate change. In addition, the group notes "the entry into force of the Paris agreement on climate change" and reaffirms "need for global action to reduce both long-lived greenhouse gases and short-lived climate pollutants". Read More

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Baby found with nearly 100 rat bites, parents charged

Baby found with nearly 100 rat bites, parents charged

In one instance, a bite was so severe that the child's skull was visible through a one-inch wound in her forehead. Elliott and Shyrock each face a charge of endangering the welfare of a minor. The couple was arrested and police drove to the home where the incident occurred, where they discovered another resident at the home, Margie Williams. Read More

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Netanyahu reveals conversations with Trump regarding USA embassy transfer to Jerusalem

Tillerson said Sunday that Trump would seek further guidance on the embassy relocation to determine "whether Israel views it as helpful to a peace initiative or perhaps a distraction". The U.S. official then reportedly said, "It is not your territory, it's part of the West Bank". Trump's visit to Israel will take place from May 22 to 23 - just before Jerusalem Day - after he stops in Saudi Arabia and before he goes on to the Vatican. Read More

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